Iraq in decisive match tomorrow in Arab league26/06/2012 11:21
ERBIL, June 26 (AKnews) - Iraq’s football team will play against Egypt in the Arab league tomorrow in a decisive match for the team to qualify to the next stage of the competition, said an Iraqi Football Federation member.
Qadir Shamkhi said: "The Iraqi team is leading the group by having one win. Both Egypt and Sudan have one point each.
"The three points of tomorrow's match would be crucial for Iraqi team to reach the next phase."
Shamkhi explained that Iraq's coach Zico has not named the players for the match but will make an announcement about this later today after a training session.
Iraq's football team gained its first three match points when it defeated Lebanon 1-0 on June 24 in its first match in the ninth Arab league.
By Amir Daghstani